Montreal are currently on a three-game winning streak (with seven wins in nine games) following a 2-1 OT victory on home-ice against the Toronto Maple Leafs on Saturday night.
Marco Scandella scored late in the third period of regulation to tie the scores for the Habs, with Ilya Kovalchuk scoring the winning goal 1:43 into overtime. Carey Price stopped 22 shots.
The Canadiens are averaging 3.05 Goals per Game (GPG), while they are also allowing 3.05 (GA). Tomas Tatar leads the way for Montreal with regards to goals, points and assists, with 20, 51 and 31 respectively. They are 13-14-4 on home-ice this season.
Arizona went down to a 4-2 loss on the road at the NHL-leading Boston Bruins on Saturday night, for a fifth defeat in their last six games.
Phil Kessel and Jakob Chychrun scored for the Coyotes, while Adin Hill stopped 29 shots.
The Coyotes are averaging 2.73 GPG, while they are allowing 2.66 (GA). Conor Garland has 19 goals for Arizona, while Nick Schmaltz has 39 points and 31 assists. They are 14-12-3 on the road this season.
Montreal Canadiens vs Arizona Coyotes Betting Lines & Prediction
With regards to NHL predictions going into this game, the momentum is very much with the Canadiens in terms of recent results and with the added benefit of home-ice advantage, they have to be the betting tips to win here.